To provide housekeeping services for University buildings through routine cleaning, specific floor maintenance and protection procedures, carpet & tile maintenance procedures and the application of those techniques and procedures accepted by the Custodial Maintenance Industry as standard practices in maintaining institutional, educational, apartments, and residence halls in their best possible condition.
Position is designated "Essential Personnel" and reports as directed during emergency closings.
Working knowledge of basic housekeeping techniques and equipment. Demonstrated ability to read and write the English language and to understand and follow oral instructions. Demonstrated ability to stand for extended lengths of time (five hours or more). Demonstrated ability to lift up to 25 lbs. many times per day. Demonstrated ability to learn, retain, and utilize training procedures.
Previous housekeeping experience in an institutional setting, ideally higher education. Some experience operating specialized power equipment such as those used in floor stripping, waxing, buffing, and/or carpet shampooing and/or scrubbing machines. Valid driver's license and insurable driving record.
Facilities Management employees are considered essential personnel and subject to working during University closings.
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